Author Archives: joakim

Slack integration and email notification in Docstell

We recently added a Slack integration to Docstell. This lets you get notified in preferred Slack channel when someone in your team is commenting your documentation. From the message in Slack you get a link back to the node with … Read More

Do you find it hard to deliver your projects on time?

It might be because your teams don’t get the correct picture of the systems they are building or integrating with. Unregarded what kind of project management tool you are using or what kind of team is at your disposal, often … Read More

Software documentation hell, help me!

Good developers and architects know how important it is to have good and up to date specifications of their systems, yet too many fail to accomplish this. Why is that? Well, I think it is too hard to get it … Read More

Upload files to Docstell

Docstell is adding functionality to upload files to a node. You can upload any kind of file and share with you team or keep it in a private node. Just drag it from you computer and drop it on the … Read More

Markdown in Docstell

The idea with markdown is that it will save you a lot of time when formatting your texts. Markdown allows you to write using an easy-to-read, easy-to-write plain text format, which is then converted to valid HTML. Instead of getting … Read More

New SAD Template

We have added a new template, a Software Architecture Document template, to Docstell. It is based on arc42’s architecture documentation. This gives you a really good starting point for your documentation and we think that using this together with the … Read More

The simplicity of Docstell

Short intro of the basic functionality of Docstell.

Mainspec is now Docstell

We are super excited to relaunch our online service with a totally new look and feel, a new name and a bunch of new features. We would like to thank you all for the testing you’ve done and for all … Read More

Keep it simple stupid, goes also for software documentation!

Are you using more than one tool to handle your software documentation needs? Word, Excel, Visio, Slack, Teams and email etc? Well, then you should probably think again what that’s doing to your efficiency and competitiveness! There are too many … Read More